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Zack Wheeler Returns: He will Be Fine

Zack Wheeler Returns: He will Be Fine

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   Zack Wheeler anticipated his return to the mound and it took a span of three years after a slow comeback from Tommy John Surgery. So there he was on the mound again at Citi Field […]

by · April 8, 2017 · Sports
Fordham Football Appoints Wide Receiver Coach

Fordham Football Appoints Wide Receiver Coach

Andre Barboza, former assistant coach at Sacred Heart University, was named an assistant football coach at Fordham University it was announced by head coach Andrew Breiner. Barboza will be responsible for the Rams’ wide receivers in 2017. “We are pleased […]

by · April 6, 2017 · Sports
Terence Crawford Credit: Top Rank

Terence Crawford Ready for Felix Diaz at the Garden

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Terence Crawford is undefeated and the world champion at 140 lbs. There is that constant debate in the sport of boxing as to who is the best pound-for-pound fighter and for the past few years that […]

by · April 5, 2017 · Sports
Verizon Fios Enhances Experience On Opening Day

Verizon Fios Enhances Experience On Opening Day

By Luis Vazquez MLB started its 2017 campaign with a variety of games from around the country. Many fans prefer the live experience because the technology that promised an interactive experience from home often disappointed with slow uploading and inconsistent […]

by · April 5, 2017 · Sports
Two NHL Veterans Could Be Calling It Quits

Two NHL Veterans Could Be Calling It Quits

By Steven Simineri On Sunday night in Los Angeles, the Arizona Coyotes skated against the Kings and ended their playoff hopes with a rare 2-1 victory. But mixed into the game’s storyline was the possibility of the matchup marking the […]

by · April 5, 2017 · Sports
CitiField: Mets Home Field

Mets Off To A Good First Day, With More To Come

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Noah Syndergaard was on the mound at Citi Field Monday afternoon and the ace of the New York Mets had his curve working as he threw six innings of scoreless ball with seven strikeouts against the Braves. […]

by · April 4, 2017 · Sports
MLB Preview: For Mets and Yanks There Will Be A Different Tune

MLB Preview: For Mets and Yanks There Will Be A Different Tune

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Never ask this columnist how it will all transpire for the two baseball teams in New York. Some thrive on predictions but at the end of September the final standings at times have the experts shaking […]

by · April 2, 2017 · Sports
North Carolina and Gonzaga win, will meet Monday in National Championship game

North Carolina and Gonzaga win, will meet Monday in National Championship game

Gonzaga beat South Carolina 77-73 and North Carolina beat Oregon 77-76 in Final Four games Saturday, and will play for the national title on Monday.   The 2017 NCAA National Championship game will pit a traditional power against a school […]

by · April 2, 2017 · Sports
NYCFC beats San Jose, 2-1.  (Photo credit: Gary Quintal)

McNamara Helps Move NYCFC past San Jose 2-1

Coach Vieira: The Right Chemistry At The Right Time For NYCFC By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Patrick Vieira came with the resume when he was named head coach of New York City FC and last year guided his team to the […]

by · April 2, 2017 · Sports
Jeruys Familia, NY Mets

Familia Suspension: Mets Will Survive And Baseball Got It Right

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor You can put this all in perspective when it comes to the 15-game suspension imposed by MLB on Mets closer Jeurys Familia for violating the League domestic violence policy. The Mets got a break and Familia […]

by · March 30, 2017 · Domestic Violence, Sports
Fordham sophmore guard Joseph Chartouny.
Photo credit: Robert Cole.

Fordham’s Joseph Chartouny to Declare for NBA Draft

Fordham University sophomore guard Joseph Chartouny announced today that he will declare for the 2017 NBA Draft. However, he will not sign with an agent, allowing him to return to Fordham if he withdraws by the May 24 deadline.  Chartouny […]

by · March 30, 2017 · Sports
Former “Gamecock Jordon Montgomery Is Impressing Yankees Brass

Former “Gamecock Jordon Montgomery Is Impressing Yankees Brass

By Christopher Saunders The Yankees have really been able to load up their farm system over past year and half acquiring top prospects such as Clint Frazier and Gleyber Torres. Jordon Montgomery is not one of the big names, however, he […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
Gleyber Torres in the Arizona Fall League. Credit: Ryan "Moose" Morris

Yankees Torres Wins James P. Dawson Award

GLEYBER TORRES WINS 2017 JAMES P. DAWSON AWARD The New York Yankees today announced that infielder Gleyber Torres is the recipient of the 2017 James P. Dawson Award, given annually to the outstanding Yankees rookie in spring training. In his […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
Fordham Rams Football Additions to Football Coaching Staff

Fordham Rams Football Additions to Football Coaching Staff

Fordham University head football coach Andrew Breiner announced the addition of four coaches to the 2017 Rams’ staff. Tommy Galt has been named offensive line coach, Jon Guynes has been named assistant defensive line coach/recruiting coordinator, Stephen Pribble has been […]

by · March 28, 2017 · Sports
Lehman’s Steve Cuello beats throw home to score during the Lehman verse John Jay game on Saturday afternoon at Fordham University in the Bronx. Credit: Robert Cole

On the Diamond: Lehman Falls Short To John Jay

By Robert Cole The Lehman College Lightning baseball team would fail to comeback from a 6-0 deficit against the John Jay Bloodhounds to lose the final game of the three game series 13-10 at Fordham University Jack Coffey Field.   […]

by · March 27, 2017 · Sports